COVID-19 Mitchell

Yancey and Mitchell County COVID-19 Deaths

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC: Mitchell County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified of two CoVID-19 associated deaths. This brings the total number of deaths in Mitchell County to twenty-five. The individuals were in their 90’s. To protect the family’s privacy no further information about the patient will be released. Yancey County ...(more)

Mitchell and Yancey Counties COVID-19 Deaths

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC:  Mitchell County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified today of two CoVID-19 associated deaths. This brings the total number of deaths in Mitchell County to twenty-three. One individual was in their 70’s and the other individual was in their 50’s. To protect the family’s privacy no further information ...(more)

COVID-19 Federal Rural Resource Guide

The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) has compiled a comprehensive listing of COVID-19 resources in a resource guide.  While the USDA created this guide for rural areas, many of the resources provided will help clarify questions along with particular needs for private businesses, non-profits, cooperatives, local governments, tribal nations and others. ...(more)

4 Tri County COVID-19 Deaths

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC: Avery County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified today of two CoVID-19 associated deaths. This brings the total number of deaths in Avery County to twenty-one. One of the individual was in their 80’s and the other individual was in their 70’s. To protect the family’s privacy no further information about ...(more)

Mitchell County Announces 20th Death from COVID-19

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC: Mitchell County Health Department was notified today of one CoVID-19 associated death. This brings the total number of deaths to twenty. This individual was in their 80’s. To protect the family’s privacy no further information about the patient will be released. “We want to extend our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of this ...(more)

Four More Yancey County COVID-19 Deaths

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC: Yancey County Health Department was notified today of four CoVID-19 related deaths. This brings the total number of deaths to eight. One individual was in their 90’s, one individual was in their 80’s, one individual was in their 70’s and one individual was in their 50’s. To protect the families privacy no further information about the ...(more)

Yancey and Mitchell Counties each with another COVID-19 Death

TOE RIVER HEALTH DISTRICT PRESS RELEASE Ledger, NC: Avery County Health Department, a part of Toe River Health District, was notified today of one CoVID-19 associated death. This brings the total number of deaths in Avery County to nineteen. The individual was in their 90’s. To protect the family’s privacy no further information about the patient will be released. Mitchell County Health ...(more)

NCDHHS Releases Statement on Increasing COVID-19 Cases

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services today released the following statement from NCDHHS Secretary Mandy K. Cohen, M.D. Having more than 7,500 cases is staggering and alarming. We are now seeing the impact of Thanksgiving gatherings. Do not wait until it is you or your loved one sick or alone in the hospital or you are facing the loss of a loved one to wear a mask, wait 6 ...(more)